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The time of the ghost

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Published by Greenwillow Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ghosts -- Fiction,
  • Sisters -- Fiction,
  • Supernatural -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    A ghost, uncertain of her identity, watches the four Melford sisters hatch a plan to get their parents" attention and slowly becomes aware of the danger from a supernatural power unleashed by the girls and their friends from the boys boarding school run by the Melfords.

    Edition Notes

    StatementDiana Wynne Jones.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.J684 Ti 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination248 p. ;
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL799883M
    ISBN 100688145981
    LC Control Number95036155


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